EuroLinux 8.7 released

15.11.2022 / Releases / eurolinux
EuroLinux 8.7
We released version 8.7 of the EuroLinux operating system. It is compatible with the latest upstream version. This release focuses on updating containerization solutions and enhancing system security. Among other things, NSS database support for RSA keys below 1023-bit has been removed and the SCAP Security Guide rules have been updated. Popular compiler stacks for C/C++, Go and Rust languages have also been updated.

How to create a EuroLinux mirror?

09.11.2022 / Linux / eurolinux
EuroLinux mirroring
A mirror is a duplicate of the original resource, an identical version of it. Mirrors are extremely important to ensure higher availability in case of heavy load, the need to create copies in your own IT resources or to reduce the risk of not being able to access the original data. In this article, we will show how to make a public mirror of a EuroLinux system.

EuroLinux 9 – groundbreaking changes

17.10.2022 / News & updates / eurolinux
EuroLinux 9
EuroLinux 9 is designed to meet the needs of a hybrid cloud environment. Therefore, it can run code efficiently, whether it is deployed on physical infrastructure, in a virtual machine or in containers. Today we will take a closer look at the important changes it brings with regard to the previous release.

EuroLinux 8.7 beta released

12.10.2022 / Releases / arm64 / eurolinux
EuroLinux 8.7 beta
On the 12th of October, we released the EuroLinux 8.7 beta version. It is compatible with the latest version of Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® 8.7 beta. It allows you to test technical innovations and compatibility with the upcoming EuroLinux 8.7. EuroLinux 8.7 beta is the fastest released clone of Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® 8.7 beta.

Arduino IDE in EuroLinux 9 Desktop – server room monitoring

27.09.2022 / Linux / desktop / eurolinux
Arduino IDE w EuroLinux 9 Desktop
Arduino is an Open Source platform used to build electronic projects. It consists of a programmable board/microcontroller and the IDE software, which is used to write and upload code to the board. In this article, using the Arduino IDE running on EuroLinux Desktop, we will create a simple program to monitor our server room.

Virtualization in EuroLinux 9 – what’s new?

08.08.2022 / Linux / eurolinux
Virtualization in EuroLinux 9
EuroLinux 9 as a new release introduces a number of changes to virtualization and related tools. Many components have been replaced with more modern counterparts that improve performance and introduce new features. Today we will take a closer look at these changes.

ELevate – upgrade your CentOS 7 to EuroLinux 8

ELevate – upgrade your CentOS 7 to EuroLinux 8
Upgrade the version of your Linux distribution – this is the message of the ELevate project. In this article, we will show you how to easily perform a CentOS 7 to EuroLinux 8 upgrade without changing both applications and data with its help. The migration is fast, seamless and performed automatically in-place.

Combining two EuroLinux 8 machines into a Kubernetes cluster

01.07.2022 / Linux / eurolinux
Combining two EuroLinux 8 machines into a Kubernetes cluster
In this article, we will set up a learning and testing environment for Kubernetes technology using the basic kubeadm tool. In this example, we will connect 2 machines to EuroLinux system. An environment built with at least two machines will allow the practice of node management.

EuroLinux – resistance to software supply-chain attack

21.06.2022 / Security / eurolinux
EuroLinux – resistance to software supply-chain attack
The final step of a software project created for a client is its delivery and implementation. The delivery process should ensure confidentiality and security for the customer and be resistant to potential attacks. Today we will discuss how this process is accomplished by EuroLinux.

EuroLinux 9.0 released

13.06.2022 / Releases / eurolinux
EuroLinux 9.0
We released version 9.0 of the EuroLinux operating system. This release focuses on providing improved default cryptographic policies, a 5.14 kernel, a graphical management interface via a web panel, and improvements related to cloud, virtualization and containerization. "Nine" also introduces a major update in the form of the GNOME 40 desktop environment (with modern GTK 4).

Backporting security updates in Enterprise Linux

01.06.2022 / Security / eurolinux
Backporting security updates in EuroLinux 8
Backporting is the task of taking a bugfix from the latest version of an upstream software package and applying that fix to an older version of the same software. It is part of the preservation step in the application development process, and is sometimes used to add new features to older versions of software.

Errata in EuroLinux 8, or about the operating system’s security

17.05.2022 / News & updates / eurolinux
Errata in EuroLinux 8, or about the operating system’s security
Errata in EuroLinux and in other Enterprise Linuxes is connected with a software package update. Errata are a convenient way to address vulnerabilities where the operational security of the system is indispensable and where we don't want to introduce new features to an already properly functioning software stack. How do we divide errata and what do they contain?

EuroLinux 8.6 released

11.05.2022 / Releases / eurolinux
EuroLinux 8.6 released
EuroLinux 8.6 includes the addition of a new version of PHP and Perl, a secure version of log4j, and updates to popular compiler stacks for C/C++, Go, and Rust, among other languages. The ability to specify a threshold value in microseconds has been added to the Linux real-time kernel test suite, rteval.